Skip to main content

Northern Food Security (Arctic Policy)

Canada's National Observer "Colonialism created food insecurity in the Arctic, It will take huge changes to end the crisis"

  • The market prices for many goods in the Arctic are three times the amount in Southern Canada, even with the average income in the North being almost one quarter of the South.
  • Addressing the issue of food insecurity in the North requires the government to first address the problem of colonialism and prioritize northern communities at the same level the rest of Canada is